James “Jim” T. Strunk, 73, of Fort Madison, IA, passed away at 1:53 a.m. on Wednesday, July 15, 2020 at Fort Madison Community Hospital. He was born on May 31, 1947 in Fort Madison, IA to Jerome & Geline Schier Strunk. He married Janet E. Shryack on December 6, 1969 at Sacred Heart Church in Fort Madison, IA. He was a farmer most of his life and enjoyed spending time with his children & grandchildren.
Jim is survived by: his wife: Janet Strunk of Fort Madison, IA; 1-son: Jay (Cassie) Strunk of North Liberty, IA; 1-honorary daughter: Brianne (Travis) Johnson of Oskaloosa, IA; 4-grandchildren: Makayla, Jason, Alex & Eric Strunk of North Liberty, IA; 4-honorary grandchildren: Tyler, Isaac, Caroline & Gideon Johnson of Oskaloosa, IA & 1-sister: Becky (Bill) Linnenbrink of Fort Madison, IA. He was preceded in death by: his parents, 2-brothers: Tom & David & 1-sister: Patty.
Friends may call after 2:00 p.m. on Friday, July 17, 2020 with the family to receive friends from 4:30 to 6:00 p.m. on Friday evening at King-Lynk Funeral Home & Crematory. The funeral service will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, July 18, 2020 at King-Lynk Funeral Home & Crematory with Rev. Les Featheringill officiating. Burial will be held in Sacred Heart Cemetery. A memorial has been established in his name. Online condolences may be left at www.kinglynk.com.